Understanding the programs and services offered to inmate populations will help corrections professionals match the specific needs of the inmate to the services available. Corrections professionals will have a general understanding of the broad scope of services and programs generally available to the incarcerated community.
At the end of this unit of instruction, the student will be able to accomplish the following objectives as outlined in the lesson.
- Define the role of staff in the delivery of programs and services.
- Describe Evidence Based Practice and Cognitive Behavioral Programming
- List at least two (2) examples of institutional services
- List at least two (2) examples of institutional programs